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GARDEN CITY, NY, October 07, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Drawing on over twenty-six years of experience, Dr. Fleckner is a highly respected Ophthalmologist who is best known for his work at his private practice - the office of Dr. Fleckner, where he works alongside his fellow colleague Dr. Zilkha.
Dr. Fleckner embarked on his academic endeavors at Duke University, where he attained his Bachelor of Arts in economics in 1989. Following this, he enrolled at Tufts University School of Medicine, where he qualified with his Doctorate in 1993. After this achievement, he secured a Residency in Ophthalmology at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1997 and a Surgical Vitreoretinal Fellowship at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, which is affiliated with Harvard Medical School.
Renowned for providing top quality eye care, Dr. Fleckner treats a wide range of eye-related conditions including diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal tears and detachment and macular holes. He also treats posterior vitreous detachment (PVO), cystoids macular edema (CME), epiretinal membrane, branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO), central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO), and central serous retinopathy (CSR).
Keen to remain at the forefront of his profession, Dr. Fleckner is proud to be a diplomat of both the American Board of Ophthalmology and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He also retains fellowship with the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Medical Association.
Among his many achievements, Dr. Fleckner is a renowned speaker and is highly regarded for his insights into eye disease and related issues. He was the proud recipient of the 'Top Doctor' award by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd and received the accolades of 'Compassionate Doctor' and 'Patients Choice' from patient reviews. He has also been featured in New York Super Doctors and as one of the Top Doctors on Long Island.
Reflecting on his successful career to date, Dr. Fleckner believes that his achievements are down to keeping his patients well informed and comfortable when it comes to their treatment plan.
Looking to the future. Dr. Fleckner hopes to continue treating patients and growing his private practice, whilst also sharing his knowledge and expertise with the next generation of ophthalmologists.
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